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Consultancy - Recent Projects

Act Now has delivered data protection audits and health checks for a range of clients over the past few years. Below is a list of some recent projects we have delivered. There are many more. Get in touch for details.

Committee on Climate Change
We conducted a review of CCC's marketing and procurement processes and how GDPR would affect them. Privacy notices were drafted covering some of their key processes. We provided advice on records retention and helped complete their data processing record.
Heathrow Engagement Board
We reviewed current policies and procedures against GDPR requirements. Conducted telephone interviews with key personnel. Compiled audit assessment and produced an action plan.
Independent Financial Advisers
In March 2016, we delivered a GDPR health check for a large IFA firm in the North. We examined their data flows, key policies and procedures and made recommendations for GDPR compliance.
The Rural Payment Agency
Act Now was tasked with reviewing the RPA's information rights handling policies and procedures in the light of best practice and legislative developments. We delivered a report setting out our recommendations. Read more here.
The Government of Brunei
Writing Data Protection Audit manual designed for non-DP experts with no previous experience of Data Protection to audit their departments for compliance with Brunei DP law. Read more here.
Housing organisation based in NW England
Review of information governance policies and procedures - including DP subject access.
Alliance consortium of local authorities
Assisting to improve data sharing on joint working programmes.
Housing organisation based in London
Review of policies and procedures for organisation being investigated by the Information Commissioner following information security incidents.
Local Authority in NI
Major review of information management within the council with best practice options for the future. Included review of FOI, DPA and Records Management Team job descriptions and Roles. Review of DP and FOI policies, procedures and training materials. Delivering training on all of the above.
Housing organisation based in NW England
Review of data protection policies and procedures - including subject access
Local Authority in NW England
Review of information management policies and procedures, advice on areas to audit.
Local Authority in NW England
Analysis of Information Governance compliance function, doing DP audit and delivering key findings report for senior management.
National Housing Group
Review / rewrite of information management policies, with bespoke, tailored training courses at different levels of complexity for varied staff groups, on-going telephone and email support on specific queries throughout the formal period, although email support continues to present.
Scottish Council
We were tasked with delivering training on lawful sharing of personal information about services users in the health and social care field. The training was delivered to generic trainers who have now been tasked to cascade the training to members of staff. We designed the whole training course as well as provided scripts, PowerPoint slides, case studies and model answers to work as training aides.